Contact information for visiting seafarers
Please call 215 922-2562 or
Weekdays 0900 to 2130; Weekends 1200 to 2100
Welcome to Philadelphia! Mesfin Ghebrewoldi, a former seafarer who has been our senior ship visitor for more than 30 years, and our staff will:
Help with problems.
Organize a worship service.
Take you shopping and to visit historic sites.
Bring you to our center for free use of Wifi or pray in our chapel.
QUICK REFERENCE VIDEO
LOCATE A SHIP
- North American Maritime Ministry Association www.namma.org
- Mission to Seafarers www.missiontoseafarers.org
- International Christian Maritime Association www.icma.as
- Seamen’s Church Institute of NY www.seamenschurch.org
- International Transport Workers Federation www.itfglobal.org or www.itfseafarers.org
- International Maritime Organization (UN) www.imo.org
- International Committee on Seafarers’ Welfare www.seafarerswelfare.org
- Seafarer help – legal & other issues www.seafarerhelp.org
- Telegraph – Nautilus International – www.nautilusint.org
- Understanding U.S. Pollution Laws – http://enviroguides.us
- Mobile apps for seafarers – http://www.marineinsight.com/marine/life-at-sea/10-important-mobile-apps-seafarers/
- Resources for Seafarer’s Health – https://www.seafarerswelfare.org/ship-shop
- Information about Mesothelioma for ship and shipyard workers – https://www.asbestos.com/mesothelioma/